Hofstra University - Department of Computer Science

CSC 145/GB 145 Entrepreneurship in the Computing Industry

Computer Science Department Special Topics Course
Fall 2006

Professor Fred Schlissel
Department of Management, Entrepreneurship and General Business

Do you want to learn about starting your own business in the computer industry? The course provides an introduction to entrepreneurship for computer science students. Topics include: how to identify an opportunity, how to write a business plan, how to find funding sources, how to start and run your own company. Students will create their own business ideas and participate in several Entrepreneurial Workshops during the semester to further develop their ideas into full scale useable business plans.